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University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium

University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium

Annual University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium
Thursday, April 6, 2017

The 9th Annual University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium 
Thursday, April 6, 2017 
University of Massachusetts Medical School 
Faculty Conference Room 
Worcester, Massachusetts

The theme for the 2017 University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium: 
Libraries in Data Science: Addressing Gaps and Bridges

Keynote Speaker 
Kristi Holmes, PhD, Northwestern University 
Director, Galter Health Sciences Library, Feinberg School of Medicine 
Associate Professor, Preventive Medicine (Health and Biomedical Informatics) 
Director of Evaluation, Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS)

Moderated Panel 
Sally Gore, MS, MS LIS, University of Massachusetts Medical School 
Research Evaluation Analyst, University of Massachusetts Center for Clinical and Translational Science

  • Daina Bouquin, Head Librarian, John G. Wolbach Library, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  • Audrey Mickle, Data Librarian, Marine Biological Laboratory Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Library
  • Yvette N. Woell, Manager, Argonne Research Library, Argonne National Laboratory

The University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium encourages New England region libraries to collaborate and support e-science initiatives at their institutions. Featuring presentations by nationally recognized leaders in the e-Science arena, the symposium is an educational opportunity for librarians to learn about e-Science resources and current initiatives. The symposium also provides a forum where librarians can discuss new library roles for engaging research communities and supporting networked science.